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Really, really big questions about science by Cave, Holly, author.

Really, really big questions about science

Combines illustrations, brain teasers, and quirky quotations with philosophical musings to provide answers to such science questions as what is in empty space, what makes something funny, and whether the chicken or the egg came first.

Aug 27, 2014
Rainy, sunny, blowy, snowy - what are seasons? by Brocket, Jane.

Rainy, sunny, blowy, snowy - what are seasons?

"Combining simple text with gorgeous photos, the latest addition to the Jane Brocket's Clever Concepts series presents the four seasons"--Provided by publisher.

Aug 27, 2014
Slon Khorton vysizhivaet i͡|aĭt͡|so by Seuss, Dr.

Slon Khorton vysizhivaet i͡|aĭt͡|so

When a lazy bird hatching an egg wants a vacation, she asks Horton, the elephant, to sit on her egg--which he does through all sorts of hazards until he is rewarded for doing what he said he would.

Aug 27, 2014
Make an interactive science museum - hands-on exhibits by Gardner, Robert, 1929-

Make an interactive science museum - hands-on exhibits

Provides instructions which enable students and teachers to build their own science museums in places where the exhibits can be seen on a regular basis.

Aug 27, 2014
Sea turtles by Gish, Melissa, author.

Sea turtles

"A scientific look at sea turtles, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their shells, behaviors, relationships with humans, and protection of the swimming reptiles in the world today"--

Aug 27, 2014
Puerto Rico by Bjorklund, Ruth.

Puerto Rico

"Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Puerto Rico"--Provided by publisher.

Aug 27, 2014
Why do my teeth fall out? by Willebrandt, Isabella, author.

Why do my teeth fall out?

How teeth work, loss of baby teeth and loss of teeth through injury are explained.

Aug 27, 2014
Tiny bugs up close by Levy, Janey.

Tiny bugs up close

Introduces small and microscopic insects, including mosquitoes, fleas, lice, and "no-see-um"s, and describes how some are irritating or harmful to humans while others are beneficial.

Aug 27, 2014
Thank you, God by Wigger, J. Bradley, author.

Thank you, God

Offers readers of all ages and backgrounds the perfect chance to reflect on all the things that they have to be grateful for. It is a celebration of family and friends, of homes and food to share, and of the wonder of creation from the first light of day to the calm, peaceful night.

Aug 27, 2014
Winter by Amoroso, Cynthia, author.

Winter

Learn about winter and how it affects animals and people.

Aug 27, 2014
Whales by Gish, Melissa.

Whales

"A look at whales, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their streamlined bodies, behaviors, relationships with humans, and threatened status in the world today"--Provided by publisher.

Aug 27, 2014
Web Design with HTML5 by Van Lent, Colleen.

Web Design with HTML5

Provides information on how to create Web pages using HyperText Markup Language, covering such topics as the three main components of Web sites, common tags, page formatting, and publishing pages on the Internet.

Aug 27, 2014
Tangled in the rainforest by Bailey, Gerry, author.

Tangled in the rainforest

"Alone in the rainforest, Joe is suddenly caught in a tropical storm. He uses his science skills to observe the habitat around him to build shelter, find food, and search for help."--

Aug 27, 2014
Swept away by the storm by Bailey, Gerry, author.

Swept away by the storm

"Adrift in heavy seas after a hurricane, Joe finds his boat pulled by strong currents and winds. He follows a flock of birds and discovers other sea creatures moving in the same direction toward some rocks. Can Joe's science skills help him to survive?"--

Aug 27, 2014
Skydiver - saving the fastest bird in the world by Godkin, Celia, author.

Skydiver - saving the fastest bird in the world

Aug 27, 2014
Shark by MacQuitty, Miranda, author.

Shark

"Dive into the fascinating world of sharks--from the tiny dwarf dogfish to the ferocious great white"--Cover.

Aug 27, 2014
The science of earthquakes by Anniss, Matt.

The science of earthquakes

Learn all about the science and the effects of earthquakes.

Aug 27, 2014
The Virginia giant - the true story of Peter Francisco by Norfolk, Sherry, 1952-

The Virginia giant - the true story of Peter Francisco

Aug 27, 2014
Quiz whiz. 4, 1,000 super fun mind-bending totally awesome trivia questions. by

Quiz whiz. 4, 1,000 super fun mind-bending totally awesome trivia questions.

Presents one thousand trivia questions and answers on various subjects, from biology and technology to mathematics, history, and popular culture, including innovative map, photographic, and game show quizzes.

Aug 27, 2014
New York by Elish, Dan

New York

Aug 27, 2014